Peter Martin and Jake Tosti write “Restructuring Practices the Legal Way” for Worcester Medicine

Worcester Medicine has published “Restructuring Practices the Legal Way” by Peter Martin and Jake Tosti. The health care provider community has been effected by COVID-19 in many ways, including economically. In this article, Peter and Jake offer advice for practitioners in these trying times. Below is an excerpt from the article:

Before taking any employment action, practitioners should carefully review any and all relevant employee agreements. This is an important and necessary first step, as such agreements may significantly restrict practitioners’ options. For example, agreements that guarantee a salary or bonus, establish a fixed-term of employment, or contain provisions governing termination (such as requiring cause and/or advance notice) must be addressed prior to a layoff or salary reduction. Violations of such terms, termination and compensation provisions can lead to an expensive claim for monetary damages.

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Peter J. Martin

Peter Martin concentrates his practice on healthcare law, representing hospitals, long-term care facilities, physicians and other facilities and providers facing complex regulatory and contractual issues throughout Massachusetts and beyond. Peter’s clients include ambulatory care facilities, hospices, community health centers and home health agencies as well as social workers, counselors and psychologists.

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Jacob A. Tosti

Jacob is an Associate in the firm’s Labor & Employment Practice Area. With a primary focus in employment litigation, his experience in the courtroom, paired with his background in preparing thoughtful and concise motions, legal briefs and affidavits, make him an asset to clients who are looking to solve complex workplace legal issues.

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Peter J. Martin

Peter Martin concentrates his practice on healthcare law, representing hospitals, long-term care facilities, physicians and other facilities and providers facing complex regulatory and contractual issues throughout Massachusetts and beyond. Peter’s clients include ambulatory care facilities, hospices, community health centers and home health agencies as well as social workers, counselors and psychologists.

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Jacob A. Tosti

Jacob is an Associate in the firm’s Labor & Employment Practice Area. With a primary focus in employment litigation, his experience in the courtroom, paired with his background in preparing thoughtful and concise motions, legal briefs and affidavits, make him an asset to clients who are looking to solve complex workplace legal issues.

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